The Bold and the Beautiful star Sean Kanan who plays the role of Deacon Sharpe on the show, recently reunited with his old friend and former castmate Maurice Benard on his Youtube show, State of Mind. As fans tuned in, they witness a heartwarming exchange that covered everything from their glory days on GH to Sean Kanan’s inspiring journey to sobriety. So let’s have a look at what Sean and Maurice had to share during their reunion!
Sean Kanan Shared His Remarkable Journey!
In the world of soap operas, there are stories both on and off the screen. The recent reunion of Sean and Maurice on his YouTube show revealed a story of their friendship, struggle, and ultimate triumph. Speaking of friendship, Sean shared a friendship with Maurice that spans nearly three decades. This long-lasting bond was evident from the moment the episode began.
As the podcast kicked off, Sean Kanan surprised his old friend with two unique gifts, crafted by artist Gustavo Vazquez. These heartfelt tokens set the tone for an episode filled with nostalgia, laughter, and profound conversations. One of the most touching moments of the podcast was when Maurice highlighted Sean’s remarkable journey to sobriety. Maurice praised Sean for his two years of sobriety, noting the transformative impact it had on him.
The Bold and the Beautiful star, also revealed that his drinking had been a way to cope with social anxiety and other challenges. He described it as “like holding a tiger by the tail,” a temporary relief that ultimately led to more problems. But everything changed when Sean Kanan heard the words he needed to hear from his wife, Michele. She lovingly told him, “I have put everything into this. Please don’t tell me that I have backed the wrong horse.” These words struck a chord with Kanan and inspired him to take control of his life.
The Bold And The Beautiful: Sean’s Triumphant To The Screen
Sean Kanan’s journey to sobriety was not a quick fix, but as soon as he took that first step towards change, his life started to transform. “It was like the Universe opened up to me,” Kanan recalled. In a year when the world was facing unprecedented challenges due to the pandemic, Kanan found himself on an incredible path. He starred in back-to-back movies with Bruce Willis and even reprised his role in the hit series Cobra Kai.
The icing on the cake was his return to The Bold and the Beautiful. Kanan admitted, “None of that would have happened if I was not changing and making that life choice.” The beauty of this podcast episode goes beyond the actors’ on-screen successes. It’s about the wisdom they’ve gained from facing challenges and their long-lasting friendship. The reunion of Sean Kanan and Maurice Benard on the State of Mind podcast is more than just a trip down memory lane. The podcast was a life example of true friendship. So if missed on this week’s edition of State of Mind, tuned in and enjoy the extraordinary episode! Also, stay tuned to TV Season & Spoilers for all the latest The Bold And The Beautiful updates.